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Special Events


EnvironmentProspect Basin Fens ProjectSpecial Events

Join our Fens Presentation & Tour

Join our FEN TALK Thursday, August 11th at 5:30pm on the library terrace. Come learn about a really cool and…
EnvironmentMEMSpecial EventsWatershed Education Program

Learn about WCU & Telluride MEM Program with Dr. John Hausdoerffer @ Feb. 25

Join Telluride Institute and Western Colorado University for an event with Dr. John Hausdoerffer. Learn about the WCU and Telluride…
Indigenous Peoples DaySpecial EventsUte Reconciliation

Join Poet & Pulitzer Finalist Linda Hogan

Connection with the Nature ~ Guided by Linda Hogan, Poet & Pulitzer Prize Finalist **To watch the Zoom Recording of…
CommunitySpecial EventsTalking Gourds

Join Us! Goodtimes Headlines Feb. 1st Bardic Trails Poetry Zoom

Colorado poet Art Goodtimes will be the featured reader for the Bardic Trails Zoom poetry webinar Tuesday, February 1st at…